Fogo's Free
Cardiff Bay Walking Tour
Cardiff Bay was once one of the world's most significant ports, at the centre of the international coal trade by the early, turning the small town of Cardiff into the capital of Wales.
 
Its former prominence as a major docklands has resulted in a rich history of industry, immigration & diversity.   
Today, it is Europe's largest waterfront development project, and Cardiff's centre of culture, entertainment and politics, yet still contains many references to its grittier and sometimes glorious past as Tiger Bay.
 
On this 2 hour historical and cultural Cardiff Bay walking tour, we'll delve deeper into Cardiff's political and industrial history, and discover stories and iconic structures old and new, including... 
Roald Dahl
The Coal Exchange
Industrial Cardiff
  The Senedd
Pierhead Building
Wales Millenium Centre
Norwegian Church
Captain Robert Falcon Scott
Butetown
Mermaid Quay
and more...
Bookings for this tour, and for all tours, are now advised, as space may be limited on arrival. 
For information about Covid-19 and social distancing measures, please visit out FAQs.
The Cardiff Bay free walking tour with Fogo's Free Tours
Cardiff Bay Tour
Start Point
Cardiff Bay tours start from outside the
Wales Millenium Centre on Bute Place, in Cardiff Bay, under the letters (in the image below),
and opposite the water tower.
The Cardiff Bay Free Walking Tour will return regularly once again from spring 2021, on Sundays at 3pm. If you are interested in aranging a tour before then, please just get in tocuh to organise a date and time.
Just look out for the green umbrella/shirt
The Wales Millenium Centre in Cardiff Bay
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Directions to Cardiff Bay from Cardiff City Centre 
On Foot

Cardiff Bay is a straight line south of the city centre, roughly a 30 minute walk from The Hayes, via Bute St. or Lloyd George Ave.

By Train

Take a train for 12 minutes from Cardiff Central Station to Cardiff Bay Station, which costs £3.50 one way.

By Bus

Take the numbers 6, X8 or 132 bus from outside Wyndham Arcade on St. Mary St., for £2.00 one way and the journey takes 15 minutes.

By Boat

For a more picturesque and unique experience, take a boat trip along the Taff River from inside the gates of Bute Park, every 30 minutes for just £4 one way with Aqua Bus or Cardiff Boat.

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